With the recent tick population explosion in St. Lawrence County, medical experts recommend quickly seeing a doctor if you have been bitten by a tick, see a “bulls eye rash” or experience flu-like or arthritic-type symptoms. St. Lawrence County has a higher rate of Lyme disease than most of the country, according to Dr. Daniel Soule, an infectious disease specialist whose office is in Canton.

Have you noticed more ticks so far this year than in previous years?

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A number of towns in St. Lawrence County will host Memorial Day parades, ceremonies and observances this year. "Do you plan to attend local Memorial Day activities?"

58.2% -- No

34.4% -- Yes

7.4% -- Haven’t decided

Total Responses: 122

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